The Meanest Man in the World (1943)

NR 02/12/1943 (US) Comedy 57m
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Compassionate small-town lawyer Richard Clarke moves to New York City to seek his fortune, but is unsuccessful until he takes a friend's advice and tries to convince the world he's a ruthless heel. Suddenly he's the most popular lawyer in town -- but he could lose his fiancée.

  1. Sidney Lanfield


  2. Allan House


  3. George Seaton


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  1. Jack Benny

    Jack Benny

    Richard Clarke

  2. Priscilla Lane

    Priscilla Lane

    Janie Brown

  3. Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson

    Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson


  4. Edmund Gwenn

    Edmund Gwenn

    Frederick P. Leggitt

  5. Matt Briggs

    Matt Briggs

    Arthur Brown

  6. Anne Revere

    Anne Revere

    Kitty Crockett

  7. Margaret Seddon

    Margaret Seddon

    Mrs. Frances H. Leggitt

  8. Helene Reynolds

    Helene Reynolds


  9. Tom Dugan

    Tom Dugan

    Cop in Park (uncredited)

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The Meanest Man in the World
The Meanest Man in the World

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Original Language English

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